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Chart: The Rich Harden file

  • February 21, 2013 - 9:58 PM

THE RICH HARDEN FILE

Age: 31 • Ht.,Wt.: 6-1, 195 •  Throws: Right

Low risk: Harden is in camp as a nonroster invitee after signing a minor league contract. Reason for hope: Major league stuff, with career 59-38 record, 3.76 ERA while averaging more than a strikeout per inning.

Reason to be wary: He has been on the disabled list 10 times in his big league career, five times with shoulder problems.

Last season: Sat out after undergoing shoulder surgery in January 2012.

Did you know? His wife, Kelsey, is from Bagley, Minn., about 25 miles west of Bemidji.

PHIL MILLER

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